NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Becton Dickinson’s BD Biosciences division will open a new manufacturing facility in Miami-Dade County, Florida, according to a statement today from the Beacon Council, the county’s economic development organization.
 
BD will invest more than $20 million in renovating the 90,000-square-feet facility, which formerly belonged to Ivax Pharmaceuticals. The Beacon Council said that the new manufacturing facility is expected to create 75 “high-paying” jobs over the next eight years.
 

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